Daily Archives: September 21, 2011

Matt Black vs Google Plus

Ok so here is the situation, I want to support google with their newest social networking plunge but I just can’t get it yet. I have gotten use to the things I hate so much on Facebook with my friend of 20 years ago sending me a pumpkin pie in some game he is playing, or my neighbor wanting me to join his mafia, but am I ready to make a switch? Right now I have both accounts open, but find myself posting pics to Facebook versus google plus. On the other hand if this graph is true that I found on the net, I may be forced off the Facebook bus onto the google express. My only words of advise for Facebook……don’t be a My Space! You better do something fast if you want to win a race with google, because google is like that rich kid that always got what he wanted growing up. Put on your big boy boots facebook, google wants war.


Excuse me, but is that a google wallet in your pocket?

Google Goes Into Your Pocket. Google seems to aspire to have its hands in everything these days; they way we communicate, the way we learn, and now, as their current omnipotence was somehow lackluster, the way we pay. The monolith of a company has recently introduced Google Wallet, a mobile payment system developed by Google that allows its users to store credit cards, loyalty cards, and gift cards among other things, as well as redeeming sales promotions on their mobile phon … Read More

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The Five Stages of Facebook Grief

The Five Stages of Facebook Grief. Anger: For the love of all that is good and holy, why, Facebook, why have you changed things again? Just as I was getting used to how my feed worked, you go and screw around again. That's it, Zuckerberg, I'm heading over to Google+. Put that in your hashpipe and smoke it. Denial: It can't be happening to me – not again. Not after the last time. It took me four months to have my feed feeding the way I want it to feed. I know what to do: I'll come … Read More

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